Introduction to Medical Device Labeling Symbols


To thrive in a global market place, it is crucial to communicate important product information in an understandable format. It’s also a regulatory requirement! Medical device manufactures are required to include specific product guidelines, handling procedures, and other vital product safety information. This is where the symbols come into play. In this video, we'll answer your biggest questions about symbols for medical device labeling, including:

  • What are the benefits and challenges of using symbols?
  • Why are symbols harmonized across markets?
  • Which regulations dictate symbol usage in the US and Europe?
  • What are the most common symbols and what do they mean?

You'll learn all this and more in this 11-minute video.